China first to fight! : United China Relief participating in National War Fund.

Description

Color poster of Chinese soldier in a green uniform, walking behind a woman holding the hand of child. Both the woman and child are dressed in plain blue traditional Chinese clothing. The woman's arm is in a sling and a bloody bandage can be seen on her wrist. The poster background is bright yellow.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 105 x 68 cm.

Creation Information

Sawyers, Martha, 1902-1988. [1941-1946?].

Context

This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Poster Collection and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 3985 times , with 93 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Description

Color poster of Chinese soldier in a green uniform, walking behind a woman holding the hand of child. Both the woman and child are dressed in plain blue traditional Chinese clothing. The woman's arm is in a sling and a bloody bandage can be seen on her wrist. The poster background is bright yellow.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 105 x 68 cm.

Notes

Publication date extrapolated from information about agency. United China Relief was formed in 1941 and chartered in the state of New York.

For more information, see the United China Relief Records, 1928-1947, at the New York Public Library Manuscripts and Archives Division (http://digilib.nypl.org/dynaweb/ead/human/msschina/@Generic__BookView) and the United Service to China Archives 1934-1967 at Princeton (http://libweb.princeton.edu/libraries/firestone/rbsc/finding_aids/usc.html)

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 344
  • Accession or Local Control No: Historical Collection Accession No. Y2189
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Sawyers 2
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc367

Collections

This poster is part of the following collections of related materials.

World War Poster Collection

From World War I French victory figures to grim views of the Nazi regime, these posters demonstrate the power of words and images. It's particularly strong in World War I French and American and World War II American "home front" posters, covering topics like war bonds, rationing, enlistment, security, and morale, and popular artists like Norman Rockwell, Theodore Geisel (better known as Dr. Seuss), and Boris Artzybasheff.

World War Two Collection

These materials focus on the World War II era from 1939 to 1945, and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials that were actually created during the time period, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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Creation Date

  • [1941-1946?]

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 12, 2006, 10:22 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Dec. 18, 2009, 11:48 a.m.

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Past 30 days: 93
Total Uses: 3,985

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Sawyers, Martha, 1902-1988. China first to fight! : United China Relief participating in National War Fund., poster, [1941-1946?]; U.S.A.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc367/: accessed February 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.